When processing payment transactions using this E-Suite website, we will request information from you, such as your credit card number, expiration date and Card Code Verification number. This information is used for processing your credit card payment. We use industry standard encryption to protect the confidentiality of your personal information. Credit card information submitted with your payment is used only for payment processing and is not retained on our site. You can make your payments on-line using the City’s E-Suite website with confidence.
We have partnered with Authorize.Net, a leading payment gateway since 1996, to offer safe and secure credit card and electronic check transactions for our customers. The Authorize.Net Payment Gateway manages the complex routing of sensitive customer information through the credit card and electronic check processing networks (see an online payments diagram). The company adheres to strict industry standards for payment processing, including:
- 128-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology for secure Internet Protocol (IP) transactions.
- Industry leading encryption hardware and software methods and security protocols to protect customer information.
- Compliance with the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard.
For additional information regarding the privacy of your sensitive cardholder data, please read the